AB Agri Ltd – Supply Chain Graduate Scheme
JOB DEADLINE: 31st March 2018
A fantastic opportunity to enable you to develop a real understanding of the agri-food supply chain, and gain exposure to the full order to delivery process
The Supply Chain Graduate scheme runs for 18 months, and will provide you with essential skills and exposure to every stage of the supply chain function, from initial customer enquiry, through to production and logistics. You will see first-hand, how our agri-businesses meet the demands of our customers, and the changes presented by our marketplace, Work placements across our business, will give you a great breadth of experience and unique insight into our operational world.
Our scheme centres on Supply Chain management, consisting of Manufacturing, Logistics and Engineering. Areas where Graduates will find themselves working include;
The right candidate will need to apply their intellect as well as a hands-on approach as there will be a mixture of theory and practice right across our dynamic Supply Chain which extends the length and breadth of the UK, as well as our international business areas.
The variety of opportunities allows for not only the broadest accumulation of knowledge within a short space of time but also ensures that each graduate is given a taste of every aspect of the Supply Chain.
Whilst placements focus upon Production, Transport and Engineering, the Supply Chain Graduate Programme with AB Agri provides a superb opportunity to gain sought after technical skills, real hands-on management and leadership experience in a challenging operational environment.
In order to succeed within the scheme a background in agriculture is not a necessity but you will need to have drive, passion and an adventurous spirit. The pace, at times, can be fast, often with steep learning curves but for the right graduate it will also be a highly enjoyable and fulfilling career opportunity.
The right graduate will have enthusiasm to learn new things, travel to new places and the ability to creatively interact and learn from everybody they meet, from customers, drivers, mill staff and office workers through to our international colleagues, management and directors on a daily basis.
You will need to be geographically mobile and be willing to move around the UK to take up opportunities that the programme presents. You will also need to have a full clean driving licence.
In essence we are looking for:-
You will need a minimum of:-
Learning and Development
At AB Agri we welcome new talent, fresh ideas and the ability to challenge the way we do things. Our graduate schemes are not the end of your learning and development experience, but the first step to a career-long development process.
You can expect plenty of support, including a personally assigned mentor and graduate ‘buddy’, however, the responsibility to drive your own development will be in your hands. It is essential that you are able and willing to manoeuvre independently around the UK to meet the challenges, demands and take the opportunities that our Graduate Scheme presents.
LOCATION/S: Various UK locations, to include: Peterborough, Marlborough, North Yorkshire, East Anglia